Transportation Related Programs

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) provides money through U.S. Department of Transportation programs to invest in jobs to expand transit capacity and modernize transit systems; expand airport capacity and make safety improvements; and, build and rehabilitate and make safer roads, highways, bridges and ports. Initiatives in West Virginia include:

  • $210 million in direct funding to our Department of Highways for road construction/maintenance
  • $8.3 million to improve Urban Public Transit
  • $10 million to improve Rural Public Transit
  • $13.8 million to improve our Airports
CountyAgencyTitleJobsAmountAward Date% Spent
KanawhaTRANSPORTATION, WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF56 Vehicles, Facility Rehabilitation, Facility Construction, Equipment, Preventive Maintenance, Operating Expenses0.56$9,722,574.007/10/2009 12:00:00 AM100
RaleighWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSTurnpike DMS/CCTV Procurement1.33$5,323,100.002/24/2010 12:00:00 AM0
CabellWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSDowntown Huntington Pedestrian Corridor-$204,751.002/25/2010 12:00:00 AM0
FayetteWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSWhite Oak Rail Trail Paving-$363,472.002/24/2010 12:00:00 AM0
WEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSCharleston Washington Street West Streetscape-$183,821.012/26/2010 12:00:00 AM0
MonongaliaWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSGranville Main Street Sidewalks-$617,900.002/25/2010 12:00:00 AM0
MineralWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSCarpendale Rail Trail-$167,100.002/26/2010 12:00:00 AM0
McDowellWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSSouth Roselawn St. Bridge-$406,996.005/13/2009 12:00:00 AM0
WoodWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSCounty Rt 25 Overpass +2-$1,227,570.005/27/2009 12:00:00 AM0
WayneWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSTurkey Creek Pony Truss Bridge-$916,170.004/20/2009 12:00:00 AM0
MingoWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSWest Belo Bridge-$394,401.005/27/2009 12:00:00 AM0
MonongaliaWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSMon/Fay Xway Section 00-$13,378,800.004/21/2009 12:00:00 AM0
MonongaliaWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSCheat Lake Bridge-$6,155,000.004/29/2009 12:00:00 AM0
KanawhaWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSMarlaing-ST. Albans-$2,056,846.009/23/2010 12:00:00 AM0
HarrisonWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSClarksburg X-Way RD-$1,896,618.002/3/2010 12:00:00 AM0
TaylorWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSUS 50 Climbing Lane-$2,335,685.004/30/2009 12:00:00 AM0
RaleighWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYS(E. Beckley Bypass) Grey Flts. Rd. - Cranberry Cr.-$22,190,000.006/12/2009 12:00:00 AM0
JeffersonWEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYSWV 9 shenandoah Rvr Br - VA State Line-$18,935,663.006/4/2009 12:00:00 AM0
This information is updated, as per federal requirements of ARRA funding, once a quarter. Last updated August 15th, 2013.